The coroner's office has released the names of two men gunned down in Lamont on Friday.

Simon Jorge Prieto, 27, and Carlos Vicente Gomez, 21, were shot and killed shortly before 10:30 p.m. at Waco Avenue and Paradise Road, according to the coroner's office. 

The Kern County Sheriff's Office is investigating. 

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